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Namco Bandai suing over Witcher 2 publisher change

5:45 PM on 07.07.2011 // Jim Sterling
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The Witcher 2 is coming to Xbox 360 via THQ, and a certain jilted publisher isn't happy about it. Namco Bandai oversaw the physical release of the PC version, and it believes it has a right to handle the 360 one too. To the Lawyer Cave!

The lawsuit says CD Projekt RED broke a contract by first removing DRM from the game, then jumping ship to a new publisher. 

"I hope that the whole thing will end with a pre-litigation settlement," said CD Projekt RED CEO Adam Kicinski. "If it doesn’t, I am sure that we will win the case and then the loser will pay for our lawyers."

Something tells me that CD Projekt isn't too worried about this case. 

Namco Bandai files lawsuit against CD Projekt RED [Gamepur]




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